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There doesn't seem to be much support for the provincial government's new forest tenure system. A public consultation session was held last night in Thunder Bay, and many forestry stakeholders voiced...

Post date: May 19, 2010

A couple of engineering students at Lakehead University have come up with some innovative software. The three programs focus on sharing health records, monitoring patients and teaching. Rachid...

Post date: May 19, 2010

Keep your eyes open for the new four way stop at intersection of Brodie and Donald street. Thunder Bay police traffic Sergeant Glen Porter says officers are out in full force looking for drivers...

Post date: May 19, 2010

A water bomber was called in to fight a house fire in Kaministiquia. The house was completely destroyed along with a nearby shed in the blaze that started yesterday afternoon around 3 o'clock on Hill...

Post date: May 19, 2010

AIDS Thunder Bay is offering an outreach program to people living with Hepatitis C.  Hepatitis Nurse Sara Ticholiz says they will be offering the program in Thunder Bay and across the region through...

Post date: May 18, 2010

The Ontario Forest Industry Association is critical of the Province's changes to the forest tenure system.  Manager of Forest Policy Scott Jackson says the changes will undermine the government's...

Post date: May 18, 2010

Post date: May 18, 2010

A Toronto based mining company is setting up shop near Thunder Bay. Pele Mountain Resources is drilling at its Pigeon River site sixty kilometres west of the city. President Al Shefsky says it's a...

Post date: May 18, 2010

It will soon be easier for emergency crews to track the location of a 9-1-1 call from a cell phone. Inspector Andy Hay of the city police says they're upgrading the system as we speak, adding it will...

Post date: May 18, 2010

No one was hurt in a house fire in O'Connor Township Tuesday afternoon. Conmee Fire Chief Aime  Spencer says his crews were first at the fire scene on Winslow Road.   He says the owner of the house...

Post date: May 18, 2010

The Lakehead Region Conservation Authority remains on alert as low water levels continue. Chair Bill Bartley says there's no immediate end in site and even the rain we got recently is nowhere near...

Post date: May 18, 2010

More funding is needed for aboriginal education.  Nishinabe Aski Nation Deputy Grand Chief Terry Waboose says he's dissapointed the Federal Government didn't attend their two day conference on the...

Post date: May 18, 2010

A 32 year old woman is being charged with aggravated assault after a stabbing on the city's north side. Police say the incident took place at a house on Tamarack Place at around 9:30 Tuesday morning...

Post date: May 18, 2010

Forest Industry groups and business leaders are meeting today to discuss proposed changes to the forest tenure process. Minister of Northern Development, Mines and Forestry Michael Gravelle consulted...

Post date: May 18, 2010

No one is injured after a small lab fire in the Munro Street building that houses Genesis Genomics, among other tenants. The Fire Service's Val LaFontaine says they were called to the I-C-R...

Post date: May 18, 2010

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